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Dr Cyril Donnelly

Lecturer
Human Sciences, School of

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School of Human Sciences
The University of Western Australia (M408)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
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+61 8 6488 3919
Email
cyril.donnelly@uwa.edu.au
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Lecturer
Sport Biomechanics

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Address
Sport Biomechanics
The University of Western Australia (M408)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 3919
Email
cyril.donnelly@uwa.edu.au
Personal homepage
http://uwa.academia.edu/CyrilDonnelly
Qualifications
MSc Wat., PhD W.Aust.
Publications
MANUSCRIPTS (n = 24)

Donnelly, C.J., Alexander, C., Pataky, T.C., Stannage K., Reid, S and Robinson M.A. [In-press]. Vector-field statistics for the analysis of time varying clinical gait data. Clinical Biomechanics. 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2016.11.008 [JIF 1.64, FOR Rank: Q2 (40/132)].

Wells, D.J.M., Alderson, J.A., Dunne, J, Elliott, B.C., and Donnelly, C.J. [In-press]. Prescribing Joint Co-ordinates during Model Preparation to Improve Inverse Kinematic Estimates of Elbow Joint Angles. J. Biomechanics. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.11.057 [JIF 2.751, FOR Rank: Q1 (25/288)].

Rossi, M.M., Alderson, J., El-Sallam, A., Dowling, J.J, Reinbolt, J., and Donnelly, C.J. [In-press]. A new validation technique for estimations of body segment inertia tensors: principal axes of inertia do matter. J. Biomechanics. [JIF 2.751, FOR Rank: Q1 (25/288)]. DOI information: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.10.006.

Staynor, J., Nicholas J., Weir, G., Alderson, J. and Donnelly, C.J. [In-press]. Targeting associated mechanisms of anterior cruciate ligament injury in female community level athletes. Sports Biomechanics. DOI information: 10.1080/14763141.2016.1246597. [JIF 1.21, FOR Rank: Q2 (56/132)].

Donnelly, CJ, Chinnasee, C., Weir, G., Sasimontonkul, S, and Alderson, J. [In-press]. Joint dynamics of rear and fore-foot unplanned sidestepping. Journal of Sci. and Med. in Sport. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2016.06.002. [JIF 3.19, FOR Rank: Q1 (11/154)].

Devaprakash, D., Weir, G., Dunne, J.J., Alderson, J.A. and Donnelly, C.J. (2016). The influence of digital filter type, amplitude normalisation method and co-contraction algorithm on the clinical interpretation of surface EMG data during clinical movement assessments. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 31:126-135 [JIF 1.53, FOR Rank: Q2 (46/132)].

Edmonds D., McConnell J., Ebert, J.R., Ackland, T.R. and Donnelly, C.J. (2016). Biomechanical, neuromuscular and knee pain effects following therapeutic knee taping among patients with knee osteoarthritis during walking gait. Clinical Biomechanics. 39: 38-43 [JIF 1.64, FOR Rank: Q2 (40/132)].

Waldock, C., Milne, N., Rubenson, J. and Donnelly C.J. (2016). The Use of Geometric Morphometric Techniques to Identify Sexual Dimorphism in Gait. J Appl Biomech. 32(5): 441-448. [JIF 1.01, FOR Rank: Q2 (63/132)].

Hiscock, D.J., Dawson, B., Donnelly, C.J. and Peeling, P. (2016). Muscle activation, blood lactate and perceived exertion responses to changing resistance training programming variables. Eur. J Sport Science. 16(5) 536-544 [JIF 1.550, FOR Rank: Q2 (41/81)]

Pool, D., Elliott, C., Bear, N., Donnelly, C.J., Davis, C., Stannage, K. and Valentine J. (2016). Neuromuscular electrical stimulation-assisted gait increases muscle strength and volume in children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 58(5):492-501. [JIF 3.510, FOR Rank: Q1 (49/192)]

Pool, D., Valentine J., Bear, N., Donnelly, C.J., Elliott, C., and Stannage, K. (2015). The orthotic and therapeutic effects following daily community applied functional electrical stimulation in children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy: a randomised controlled trial. BMC Pediatrics (Open Access) 15(1):154-164. [JIF 1.930, FOR Rank: Q1 (21/271)].

Donnelly, C.J., Elliott, B.C., Doyle, T.L.A., Finch, C.F., Dempsey, A.R. and Lloyd, D.G. (2015). Changes in muscle activation following balance and technique training and a season of Australian football. Journal of Sci. and Med. in Sport. 18:348-352. [JIF 3.756, FOR Rank: Q1 (9/81)]

Morgan, K., Donnelly, C.J. and Reinbolt, J.A (2014). Elevated Gastrocnemius Forces Compensate for Decreased Hamstrings Forces during the Weight-Acceptance Phase of Single-Leg Jump Landing: Implications for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Risk. J Biomech. 47(13):3295-302. [JIF 2.75, FOR Rank: Q1 (25/288)].

Stearne, S., Alderson, J., Green, B., Donnelly, C.J., and Rubenson, J (2014). Redistribution of joint mechanical work and power in rear- vs forefoot strike running. Med & Sci in Sports & Exercise. 26(8): 1578-1587. [JIF 3.98, FOR Rank: Q1 (5/81)].

Robinson, M.A., Donnelly, C.J., Tsao, J., and Vanrenterghem, J. (2014). Impact of Knee Modelling Approach on Indicators and Classification of ACL Injury Risk. Med & Sci in Sports & Exercise. 46(7): 1269-1276. [JIF 3.98, FOR Rank: Q1 (5/81)].

Donnelly, C.J. (2014). Injury Prevention: The role of the biomechanist. Modern Athlete & Coach. 52(1):21-27

Ebert, J.R., Hambly, K., Joss, B., Ackland, T.R. and Donnelly, C.J. (2013) Does an Unloader Brace Reduce Knee Loading in Normally Aligned Knees? Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 472(3): 915-22. [JIF 2.882, FOR Rank: Q1 (49/1955)].

Andrew N., Gabbe B., Cook J., Lloyd D., Donnelly C.J., Nash C. and Finch C.F. (2013) Could targeted exercise programs prevent lower limb injury in community Australian Football? Sports Medicine. 43:751-763. [JIF 5.579, FOR Rank: Q1 (2/81)].

Donnelly C.J., Elliott, B.C., Doyle, T.L.A., Finch, C.F., Dempsey, A.R. and Lloyd, D.G. (2012). Changes in knee joint biomechanics following balance and technique training and a season of Australian football. Br J Sports Med. 46(13):917-22 [JIF 6.724, FOR Rank: Q1 (1/81)].

Donnelly, C.J., Elliott, B., Lloyd, D.G. and Reinbolt, J.A. (2012). Optimizing Whole body Kinematics to minimize valgus knee loading during sidestepping: Implications for ACL injury risk. J Biomech. 45(8):1491-1497. [JIF 2.751, FOR Rank: Q1 (25/288)].

Donnelly, C.J., Elliott, B.C., Ackland T.R., Doyle T.L.A, Besier T.F., Finch, C.F., Cochrane, J.L., Dempsey A.R. and Lloyd, D.G. (2012). An anterior cruciate ligament injury prevention framework: Incorporating the recent evidence. Res Sports Med. 20(3-4):239-62. [JIF 1.70, FOR Rank: Q1 (39/154)].

McConnell, J., Donnelly, C.J., Hamner, S., Dunne, J. and Besier, T. (2012). Passive and dynamic shoulder rotation range in uninjured and previously injured overhead athletes and the effect of shoulder taping. PM&R. 4(2):111-116. [JIF 1.534, FOR Rank: Q2 (34/81)]

McConnell, J., Donnelly, C.J., Hamner, S., Dunne, J. and Besier, T. (2011). The effect of shoulder taping on maximum shoulder external and internal rotation in uninjured and previously injured overhead athletes during a seated throw. J Orthop Res. Sept; 29(9):1406-11. [JIF 2.99, FOR Rank: Q1 (6/67)]

Donnelly, C.J., Callaghan, J.P. and Durkin, J.L. (2009). The effect of an Active Lumbar System on the seating comfort of officers in police fleet vehicles. Int J Occup Saf Ergon. 15(3):295-307. [JIF 0.595, FOR Rank:Q4 (15/16)]


Selected Conferences (years 2014 through 2016):

Cottam, D., Bayne, H., Elliott., B., Donnelly, C.J., Alderson, J. Can field-based two-dimensional measures be used to assess three-dimensional lumbar injury risk factors in cricket fast bowlers? In proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Tsukuba, Japan, July 18 – 22, 2016.

Rossi, M.M., Donnelly, C.J., El-Sallam, A., Dowling, J., Reinbolt, J.A., Alderson, J. Validation of a DXA-based method for obtaining inertial tensors: ‘when pigs fly’. In proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Tsukuba, Japan, July 18 – 22, 2016.

Smith, M., Weir, G., Donnelly, C.J., Alderson, J. Do field hockey players require a sport-specific biomechanical assessment to classify their anterior cruciate ligament injury risk? In proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Tsukuba, Japan, July 18 – 22, 2016.

*Staynor, J., Alderson, J., Reinbolt, J. Donnelly, C.J. Identifying the relationship between preparatory mechanics and an athlete’s risk of ACL injury: a preliminary analysis. In proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Tsukuba, Japan, July 18 – 22, 2016.
*Runner up – New Investigator Best Paper.

Alexander, C., Elliott, C., Valentine, J., Stannage, K., Donnelly, C.J., Shipman, P., & Reid, S.. Muscle volume alterations in children with cerebral palsy following the first botulinum toxin treatment: A 6 month prospective cohort study. Accepted for presentation at the Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental. AusACPDM 8th Biannual conference., Adelaide, SA, Australia. March 30-April 2, 2016.


*Weir, G., Jackson, B., Alderson, J., Elliott, B., and Donnelly, C.J. Injury prevention and athletic performance are not mutually exclusive: An anterior cruciate ligament injury prevention training program. In proceedings of the annual Sport Medicine Australia conference, Sanetuary Cove, Queensland. October 21-24, 2015.
*Winner of Asics Best Paper – Injury Prevention, AUD$2,000 prize

Mansouri, M.B., Donnelly, C.J., Robinson, M., Vanrenterghem, J., and Reinbolt, J.A. Synthesis of subject-specific task-level motions for predictive simulations of balance recovery. In proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Columbus, Ohio, August 5-8, 2015.

Donnelly, C.J., Reinbolt, J. Weir, G., Morgan, K., and Alderson, J. Simulation and prophylactic research: interesting bedfellows. In proceedings of the XXV Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Glasgow, UK, July 12-16, 2015.

Lum, I-Z, Donnelly, C.J., Reid, S., Davis, C., Elliott, C., Valentine, J., and El-Sallam, A. Achilles tendon moment arm geometry in typically developing children. In proceedings of the XXV Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Glasgow, UK, July 12-16, 2015.

Robinson, M.A., Donnelly, C.J., Vanrenterghem, J. and Pataky, T.C. Sagittal plane knee kinematics predict non-sagittal knee joint moments in unplanned sidestepping. In proceedings of the XXV Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Glasgow, UK, July 12-16, 2015.

Wells, D., Donnelly, C.J., Elliott, B.C and Alderson, J. Comparison of two direct kinematic modelling approaches for sport-specific upper limb modelling. In proceedings of the XXV Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Glasgow, UK, July 12-16, 2015.

Chinnasee, C., Weir, G., Alderson, J., Sasimontonkul, S., and Donnelly, C.J. Foot strike posture and lower-limb dynamics during sidestepping among elite female athletes: implications for ACL injury risk. In proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015.

Staynor, J.M.D., Nicholas, J.C., Weir, G., Alderson, J., and Donnelly, C.J. The effect of biomechanically focused injury prevention training on reducing anterior cruciate ligament injury risk among female community level athletes. In proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015.

Weir, G., Alderson, J., Elliott, B., Lee, S., and Donnelly, C.J. How much is enough? Maintaining the biomechanical benefits of an ACL injury prevention training program. In proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015.

Wells, D., Cereatti, A., Camomilla, V., Donnelly, C.J., Elliott, B., Alderson., J. Proof of concept for the calculation of anatomically relevant upper limb kinematics from MIMU sensors. In proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015.

Wells, D., Donnelly, C.J., Dunne, J., Elliott, B., and Alderson, J. Marker Registration for inverse kinematic models of the upper extremity: important considerations for the sport scientist In proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports, Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015.

Wells, D., Dols, A., Donnelly, C.J., and Alderson, J. An examination of ball release determination methods in cricket bowling and its influence on bowling legality. In proceedings of the 5th World Congress of Science & Medicine in Cricket, Sydney, Australia, March 23-17, 2015.

Robinson, M.A., Donnelly, C.J., Vanrenterghem, J. and Pataky, T.C. Vector-field statistical analysis reveals important insight into knee joint moments during sidestepping. In proceedings of the ACL Research Retreat VII, Greensboro, NC, USA, March 19-21, 2015.

Weir, G., Cantwell, D., Alderson, J., Elliott, B., and Donnelly, C.J. Changes in muscle activation following hip and trunk neuromuscular training in elite female hockey players: Implication for ACL injury risk. In the proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Biomechanics, Boston, USA July 6-11, 2014.

Weir, G., Cantwell, D., Alderson, J., Elliott, B., and Donnelly. C.J. Hip and Trunk Neuromuscular Training to Reduce Risk of ACL Injury in Sport: Responders and Non-responders in Elite Female Team Sport Athletes. In the proceedings of the 19th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science. Amsterdam, July 2 - 5, 2014.

Weir, G., Cantwell, D., Alderson, J., Elliott, B., and Donnelly, C.J. Changes in support moment and muscle activation following hip and trunk neuromuscular training: The hip and ACL injury risk. In proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sport, Johnson City, TN. USA, July 12 - 16, 2014

Hill, C., Donnelly, C.J., Lloyd D.G. Leg dominance and ACL injury risk in elite Australian female footballers. In proceedings of the 6th Exercise & Sports Science Australia Conference. Adelaide, South Australia, April 10-12, 2014.



Selected Invited Lectures (years 2014 to 2015):

2015 Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA), The University of Western Australia (Australia). August 29th, Symposium: ESSA Western Australia 2015 Symposium. Topic: Simulation and prophylactic research: interesting bedfellows.

2015 Faculty of Health and Sports Science, Thaksin University, Phatthaluang Campus (Thailand). May 27th, Invited Lecture: 1st International conference on sustainable health development with the theme of ‘Research and innovation on health and sport science towards sustainable health development’. Topic: biomechanics, injury prevention and rehabilitation research: breaking down silos and improving best-practice patient care.

2015Physical Education Studies Teachers’ Association, The University of Western Australia (Australia). April 30th, Seminar: Continuing Professional Development. Topic: The role simulation to inform best practice rehabilitation and sport injury prevention prescription.

2015School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life and Physical Science, The University of Western Australia (Australia). Feb 13th, Seminar: Continuing Professional Development. Topic: The role simulation to inform best practice rehabilitation and sport injury prevention prescription.

2014Laboratory for Applied Human Physiology, Faculty of Human Development, Kobe University (Japan). Nov 27th, Seminar: The role of health, exercise and sports sciences on lifetime quality of life (QOL). Topic: The role simulation for best practice sport injury prevention prescription.

2014School of Sports, Health & Leisure, Republic Polytechnic (Singapore). Nov 10th, Topic: Simulation & ACL Injury Prevention Research.

2014Neuromuscular Biomechancis Lab, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University (United States). Sept 25th, Topic: Strange-bedfellows: Simulation & Prophylactic Research.

2014Faculty of Sports Science, Kasetsart University (Thailand). Sept 17th, Seminar: OpenSim, Simulation & Clinical Research.

2014Faculty of Health and Sport Science, Thaksin University (Thailand). Sept 12th, Topic: Simulation & Clinical Research.

2014School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences. University of Ottawa (Canada). Sept 4th, Topic: Strange-bedfellows: Simulation & Prophylactic Research.

2014Human Mobility Research Centre, Collaborative Biomedical Engineering Program, School of Graduate Studies. Queen’s University (Canada). Sept 3rd, Topic: Strange-bedfellows: Simulation & Prophylactic Research.

2014School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, College of Engineering, Faculty of Science. Liverpool John Moores University (United Kingdom). July 24th. Topic: Strange-bedfellows: Simulation & Prophylactic Research.

2014Manual Concepts, Advanced Sports Rehabilitation Course. Curtin University (Australia). January 28. Topic: Application of biomechanics in sport, medicine and society.

Selected Professional Reports (2014-2015)

Hockey Australia. (2015, September). ACL Focused Biomechanics Analysis: Kellie White. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Donnelly, CJ., Weir, G. and Alderson.

Fremantle Dockers Football Cub. (2015, June). Dynamometry Report: Alex Silvagni. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Weir, G. and Donnelly, CJ.

International Cricket Council. (2014, May). Biomechanical Bowling Analysis: AVK Tyrone. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Alderson, J, Foster, D, and Donnelly, CJ.

International Cricket Council. (2014, April). Biomechanical Bowling Analysis: Nosaina Pokana. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Alderson, J, Foster, D, and Donnelly, CJ.

International Cricket Council. (2014, March). Biomechanical Bowling Analysis: Shane Shillingford. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Alderson, J, Foster, D. and Donnelly, CJ.

Fremantle Dockers Football Cub. (2014, February). ACL Focused Biomechanics Analysis: Jonathan Griffin. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Donnelly, CJ. and Weir, G.

Fremantle Dockers Football Cub. (2014, February). ACL Focused Biomechanics Analysis: Michael Apeness. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Donnelly, CJ. and Weir, G.

Fremantle Dockers Football Cub. (2014, February). ACL Focused Biomechanics Analysis: Kepller Bradley. The University of Western Australia: confidential consultation paper. Donnelly, CJ and Weir, G.

Fremantle Dockers Football Cub. (2014, February). ACL Focused Biomechanics Analysis: Anthony Morabito. The University of Western Australia: consultation paper. Donnelly, CJ. and Weir, G.



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